Join us to participate in the upcoming 2019 City:One Challenge. 

City:One Michigan Central Station Challenge Finalists Resources

Please review these resources as you refine and prepare for your detailed proposal and pitch. This information is private to the City:One Michigan Central Station Challenge Finalists, so please do not share it.

Each of these pieces are uniquely helpful for you to be ready to pitch your idea, so please read through them thoroughly and feel free to ask questions as you come across them.

Finalist Deck – This information offers a Challenge Overview, Deliverables, Resources for finalists, Local Resources and Winner selection information

Brief Report – This Michigan Central Station Challenge Brief Report provides a summary of findings from our Michigan Central Station Challenge Explore Phase and serves as a reference guide as you develop and/or tailor your mobility ideas to address the local needs of Michigan Central Station communities.

Refine Phase Analytics - This PDF contains maps and responses to many of your questions about the Impact Area and surrounding areas.

Presentations from the Refine Workshop - Links to each of the presentations from the Refine workshops are below:

- PlanetM

- City of Detroit Office of Mobility Innovation

- Ford Fund / Michigan Central Development

- Greater Corktown Neighborhood Planning Framework

Planning Sites for the City of Detroit and Ford - there are several sites that contain valuable information on some of the additional work being done in and around the Michigan Central Station Impact Area

-   Michigan Central Station Community Benefits Ordinance (CBO) page

-   Department of Neighborhoods - District 6 page

-   Ford's Michigan Central Station Development home page

-   Joe Louis Greenway Site

-   Greater Corktown Planning and Development Site - contains information on other ongoing work and studies relevant to the Michigan Central Station Impact Area

Detroit's Open Data Sources and other Resources - Want to play around with all of the data that's publicly available? Here are some sources you can start with.

-   Detroit Open Data Portal

-   Landgrid Detroit data

Detailed Proposal Template

Detroit Travel Planning Tool


Finalist Proposals Due
Thursday, January 9
11:59pm EST

Finalist Virtual Pitches
To Be Scheduled

Finale Event
Wednesday, January 29
5:00 - 7:30pm EST
Location TBD

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information, please email us at and "cc" Mike Kelly ( If you need information about day-of travel planning, please contact Jessica Massey at